Report: OJJDP Gave States “Pass” on Racial Disparities Work for Years

The Justice Department’s Inspector General reported this week that the agency’s juvenile justice division was willfully ignoring compliance standards on disproportionate minority contact (DMC), failing to penalize states that were not doing enough to identify […]

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Statement by National Juvenile Justice Advocacy Organizations on the Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

We stand in solidarity with Michael Brown and his family and their supporters in Ferguson and across the nation. Michael Brown’s fate – killed by a police officer and denied justice – is yet another […]